Dr. Conant and Dr. Volberding discussing Kaposi's Sarcoma

Dr. Conant and Dr. Volberding discussing Kaposi's Sarcoma circa 1981. Kaposi's Sarcoma, a previously rare form of relatively benign cancer that tended to occur in older people, had begun to occur in a more aggressive form amongst young gay men in New York by 1981. This was when general awareness of AIDS first began.
Date: 
Thursday, 1 January, 1981